Eric Bindler is the Research Director of Digital Water at Bluefield Research. He supports Bluefield clients with market research and analysis covering a range of topics, including smart water hardware, software, and communications technologies; water policy and investment trends; water and wastewater pipe network infrastructure; and the U.S. municipal utility sector. In addition, he leads the SWAN North American Alliance’s Research Group.
Eric holds an MA in Global Development Policy from Boston University, as well as an MA in Ethnomusicology from Indiana University, and a BA in Music and Anthropology from Rollins College. During his time at Boston University, Eric worked at the Public Works Department in Needham, Massachusetts, consulted on a project for UN Environment’s Climate Change Sub-programme, and served as an author and contributor to Boston University’s 2017 Climate Action Plan Report. He is also a former adjunct professor of anthropology at Rollins College.